Kassel (dpa / lhe) - An 82-year-old passenger was fatally injured in an accident on federal highway 3 in the northern Hessian municipality of Fuldatal. The driver of the same age suffered life-threatening injuries in the incident on Sunday. According to initial findings, the two came off the road with their car, the police said. There were no other parties involved in the accident. The exact cause of the accident was initially unclear.
According to the information, the woman died of her serious injuries despite rescue measures and the use of a helicopter. Due to the operation, the B3 in the Kassel district was completely closed for more than an hour.